wrveres wrote:well for one, they played in the same leagues while in the minors ... and two Johnson would/could have been up in Oakland one if not two years sooner but his path was blocked.
I think this will be an interesting discussion for the next few years, but I'd still take Johnson. Kotchman looks to me to be much like a Sean Casey type of player
Yep they played in the same leagues ... at <b>different</b> ages, that is the point I was making. I agree it could be interesting to view at a later time cause a lot of people wonder if Kotchmen can hit for power, myself included.